Roswell, Georgia






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A Taste of Roswell, Georgia

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT ROSWELL?

  1. Roswell is a city located in northern Fulton County; it is an affluent suburb of northern Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The 2010 Census population was 88,346.

  2. CNN named Roswell a contender for its list of the Top 100 Places to Live in the US in 2005.

  3. Named One of the Top Three Cities in the Nation to Raise Your Family. Roswell was listed third in the book, Best Places to Raise Your Family, released by Frommer's.

  4. On October 30, 2006, the City of Roswell was named the 18th Safest City in the United States by City Crime Rankings, an annual reference book of crime statistics and rankings published by Morgan Quitno Press. Roswell was selected from 371 cities in the Overall Safest 25 category.

  5. In the city the population was spread out with 24.4% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 35.1% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 7.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37.2 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.0 males.

  6. According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $73,469, and the median income for a family was $103,698. The average income for households was $106,219 and the average income for families was $123,481. Males had a median income of $72,754 versus $45,979 for females. The per capita income for the city was $40,106. About 3.2% of families and 5.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.6% of those under age 18 and 0.7% of those age 65 or over.

Radio Stations
WRFG 89.3 FM Atlanta, GA Variety
WCLK 91.9 FM Atlanta, GA Jazz
WSTR 94.1 FM Smyrna, GA Top-40
WWWQ 99.7 FM Atlanta, GA Top-40
WPZE 102.5 FM Mableton, GA Gospel Music
W275BK (WAMJ) 102.9 FM Decatur, GA Urban Contemporary
WVEE 103.3 FM Atlanta, GA Urban Contemporary
WAMJ 107.5 FM Roswell, GA Urban Contemporary
WHTA 107.9 FM Hampton, GA Hip Hop
WCNN 680 AM North Atlanta, GA Sports
WSB 750 AM Atlanta, GA News/Talk

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Demographics of Roswell, Georgia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

74.7%

11.7%

0.3%

1.5%

16.6%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Roswell, Georgia

     
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Businesses in Roswell, Georgia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. African Bless Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Salon -  112 Norcross Street Roswell, GA 30075 (770) 642-0962

  2. Eminence Salon & Mobile Event Styling -  Category: Multicultural Salon -  770 Old Roswell Place, Suite B-100 Roswell, GA 30076 (770) 640-1223   - (visit website)

  3. The Royal Barbershop -  Category: Black Barbershop -  10479 Alpharetta St Roswell, GA (678) 508-5644   - (visit website)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Alfred Law Firm, LLC -  Category: Legal Services -  Bankruptcy, Family Law, Personal Injury, Misdemeanors. (Including Traffid and DUI)   - 770 Old Roswell Place Suite 500 (404) 494-0027  - (visit website)

  2. Groveway Community Group -  Category: Community Services -  Groveway Community Group has been a guiding light in the community. Groveway is focused on helping the community be involved in the affairs to improve overall conditions for all citizens.   - 89 Groveway Street (770) 993-4245  - (visit website)

  3. Sempre Day Spa -  Category: Spa -  We are a 5000 sq. ft. luxury full day spa located in Johns Creek, GA. Nestled between the Country Club of the South, the Country Club of Roswell, and the country club of St. Ives. Sempre Day Spa is an escape, a beautiful oasis of relaxation. Our luxurious Spa offers a host of outstanding services that are designed to help clients completely relax and rejuvenate. Our highly skilled therapists and technicians tailor each treatment to the intricacies of your body. The moment you enter; your mind feels at peace, your body and spirit will be lifted up into a full state of peaceful serenity in Sempre Day Spa.   - 3719 Old Alabama Road #300 C, D & E Johns Creek, 30022 (770) 674-4446  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Adele's -  Category: Southern -   New Orleans restaurant serving Louisiana seafood and traditional dishes  - 690 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite 260 Roswell, GA, 30076 (770) 594-0655   - (reviews)

  2. Dreamland Bar-B-Que -  Category: Bar-B-Que -  Since 1958, we've been serving the best bar-b-que ribs you could ever hope to eat!   - 10730 Alpharetta Highway Roswell, GA, 30076 (678) 352-7999   - (visit website)

  3. Greenwoods On Green Street -  Category: Southern -   1087 Green St Roswell, GA 30075 (770) 992-5383   - (visit website)

  4. Heaven's Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -   100 Calibre Creek Parkway, Roswell, GA 30076-4500 (770) 882-9671

  5. Swallow on the Hill -  Category: Southern -   1072 Green Street Roswell, Georgia 30065 (678) 352-1975   - (visit website)

  6. The Southern Skillet -  Category: Southern -   1037 Alpharetta St, Roswell, GA 30075 (770) 993-7700

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Herman Cain Tea Party Roswell, Ga

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CHURCHES



  1. Raise His Praise Worship Center -  907 Holcomb Bridge Road Roswell, GA 30076 (770)310-4502  - (visit website)

  2. Roswell United Methodist Church -  814 Mimosa Blvd. Roswell, GA 30075 (770) 993-6218  - (visit website)

  3. Zion Missionary Baptist Church -  888 Zion Circle, Roswell, GA 30075 (770) 993-8587  - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Funny Farm Comedy Club -  Category: Comedy Club -   11000 Alpharetta Highway Roswell, GA 30076 (770) 817-4242

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Colors Festival of Arts
    (Held in May)  Historic Town Square Roswell, Georgia   - (watch video)

    Arts show with artists from throughout the southeastern US.


  2. Roswell Roots
    (Held in February)    - (visit website)

    A Festival of Black History and Culture


Roswell, Georgia Roots Festival   Roswell, Georgia Roots Festival (video)
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SCHOOLS

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